Moon Light World Map
The map below shows where the Moon is visible from the Earth, depending on weather conditions and moon phases.
The white dot symbolizes the position of the Moon, and the yellow sun symbolizes the position of the sun.
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- The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Tuesday, January 29, 2013 at 14:56:00 UTC.
- The Sun's position is marked with this symbol: . At this location, the Sun will be at its zenith (directly overhead) in relation to an observer.
- The Moon's position is marked with this symbol: . At this location, the Moon will be at its zenith in relation to an observer. Note that the symbol is not showing the current phase of the Moon.
Fraction of moon illuminated: 94%
Position of the Moon
On Tuesday, January 29, 2013 at 14:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||3° 58' ||North|
|Longitude: ||164° 52' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.42 meters/second, 1614.3 km/hour, 1003.1 miles/hour or 871.7 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:
|Time||Longitude difference||Latitude difference||Total|
|1 minute||0° 14' 32.0"||16.72 mi||west||0° 00' 11.1"||0.21 mi||south||16.72 mi|
|1 hour||14° 32' 06.0"||1003.06 mi||west||0° 11' 15.7"||12.90 mi||south||1003.26 mi|
|24 hours||11° 12' 38.3"||773.65 mi||east||4° 35' 16.8"||315.26 mi||south||836.64 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Yaren||Wed 2:56 AM||548 km||340 miles||296 nm|| SSE|
|Majuro||Wed 2:56 AM||786 km||488 miles||424 nm|| ENE|
|Palikir||Wed 1:56 AM||810 km||503 miles||437 nm|| WNW|
|Tarawa||Wed 2:56 AM||948 km||589 miles||512 nm|| ESE|
|Honiara||Wed 1:56 AM||1578 km||981 miles||852 nm|| SSW|
|Wake Island||Wed 2:56 AM||1705 km||1060 miles||921 nm|| N|
|Funafuti||Wed 2:56 AM||2109 km||1310 miles||1139 nm|| SE|
|Baker Island||Tue 2:56 AM||2117 km||1316 miles||1143 nm|| E|
|Port Vila||Wed 1:56 AM||2430 km||1510 miles||1312 nm|| S|
|Hagåtña||Wed 12:56 AM||2447 km||1521 miles||1321 nm|| WNW|
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